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Rainbows East is a small, sparsely populated Gainesville community in the 32605 zip code. With an area of 0.056 square miles, it has a population of almost 200 residents. Most of the homes are single-family, detached houses in a wide variety of styles, including ranch-style and Mediterranean. There are also townhouses and homes with two to four attached units.
Northwest 53rd Avenue borders Rainbows East to the north, while Northwest 45th Avenue borders it to the south. Northwest 24th Boulevard serves as its western border. Its eastern border is defined by several smaller, local streets, including Northwest 21st Drive.
The city of Gainesville’s Northside Park is only a half-mile north. It’s a massive park with 18-hole, par 3 golf course, tennis courts, a playground, racquetball courts, and a picnic pavilion. The San Felasco Hammock Preserve State Park, Green Tree Park, Devil’s Millhopper Geological State Park and Ridgeview Park are within a two-mile radius of the community.
Although Rainbows East is primarily residential, there are many shopping centers and restaurants nearby. Northwood Village Shopping Center is just over a half-mile to its north, and the Shoppes of Norwood is about a mile to its west. Hunters Crossing Shopping Center and Millhopper Shopping Center are within a two-mile radius.
McDonald’s is within easy walking distance to the southwest of the neighborhood, at approximately a half-mile away. Gator Tales Restaurant and Sandy’s place are just to its west. Pizza Hut, Red Onion Neighborhood Grill and Hogan’s are within a one-mile radius.
Cultural attractions are also plentiful near the community. Paddiwhack, a renowned arts and crafts museum, is two and a half miles west of Rainbows East. The Florida Museum of Natural History is four miles to its south. The Matheson Museum and the Ham Museum of Art at the University of Florida are within a four-mile radius.